Consumers encouraged to join forces and share financial woes

Consumers are being encouraged to ‘‘share information’’ to hold financial services providers to account.

19th March, 2011

Consumers are being encouraged to ‘‘share information’’ to hold financial services providers to account.

Speaking at the European Consumer Centre’s conference on older consumers’ rights last week, Dermott Jewell, chief executive of the Consumers Association of Ireland (CAI), said that consumers needed ‘‘to speak to each other more and spread consumer information’’.

Jewell said that consumers’ rights were not always observed, notwithstanding recent improvements...

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